Saving Congress From Itself
Emancipating the States and Empowering Their PeopleeBook - 2014
Saving Congress from Itself proposes a single reform: eliminate all federal grants-in-aid to state and local governments. This action would reduce federal spending by over 600 billion a year and have a profound effect on how we govern ourselves. The proliferation of federal grants-in-aid programs is of recent vintage: only about 100 such grants existed before Lyndon Johnson took office, and now they number more than 1,100. Eliminating grants to the states will result in enormous savings in federal and state administrative costs; free states to set their own priorities; and improve the design a.
Publisher: New York : Encounter Books, 2014
Characteristics: 1 online resource (149 p.)